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Post by Dan Walker on Fri Sep 08, 2017 9:02 pm

I picked this one up today at an estate sale.
It is a Deforest Crosley type 70  ''Buckingham''
 It has two 6f7M tubes and they tested good.
The total tube count is 10.
the cabinet won't need refinishing, but will need a good touch up replacing some small pieces of veneer.

It is a monster as far as weight is concerned, and it has a separate power supply which weighs 45 pounds.
I think this one will be a winter project.

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Post by Tony V on Sat Sep 23, 2017 12:18 am

Beautiful radio! Nice burl veneer on this one. It sounds like it may be a nice performer when done.
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Post by Dan Walker on Tue Jan 29, 2019 12:49 am

Here are some photos of this radio  after I redid the cabinet.
 I also did the chassis  and it plays very well
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Post by Bill Cahill on Tue Jan 29, 2019 1:49 am

Only one word can describe this radio.
B E A Utiful........................................

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Post by Spivey on Tue Jan 29, 2019 2:46 pm

I really like the dial. Very nice

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